Renowned luxury luggage brand, RIMOWA, will be featuring in a brand new shop-in-shop as part of the new Artino store in downtown Vancouver. Opening its doors in early November 2013, the exciting collaborative retail space will occupy 1,550 square feet on Vancouver’s upscale Alberni Street.
The exciting new store location marks the brand’s first significant presence in the Vancouver market, offering shoppers a unique opportunity to purchase RIMOWA goods in an open concept environment. The beautiful new store space reinforces the brand’s upscale heritage and is located alongside other prestigious retailers, Tiffany & Co., Christian Dior, and Tory Burch, among others. “This store marks a big step for the brand in the Canadian marketplace,” said Carsten Kulcke, Executive Vice president of RIMOWA North America Inc. “As a Canadian manufacturer, we see the importance of being present in upscale shopping destinations throughout the country. The new Artino store is a perfect fit for us.”
RIMOWA, Germany’s luxury luggage-maker has long been favoured by the elite and tastemakers internationally, for its impressive selection of over 100 designer upscale travel cases. The RIMOWA principle, “handmade meets high-tech”, continues to distinguish its fashion forward luggage, combining lightweight strength with stylish innovation. The new store location will offer shoppers access to RIMOWA’s full line of products, enhancing the brand’s existing presence in the Vancouver market.